The household of the late Abdul Nasir Yussif, one of many two individuals who died throughout the violence that occurred at Ejura within the Ashanti Area, has threatened to sue the army officers who shot into the protestors.
The household, which has expressed disappointment on the Ejura Committee report, says it would reject any compensation which shall be introduced to it by the federal government.
In an interview with Citi Information, Abdulai Abubakar, brother of the late Abdul Nasir Yussif, stated the household will seek the advice of their legal professionals on the subsequent line of motion.
“From the onset, we’ve got all been calling for justice. We weren’t calling for the rest other than justice. The committee has to carry to e book the folks, for them to inform us why they shot – if it was by mistake or intentional; who despatched them and why they behaved that manner. They need to come and clarify to Ghanaians in order that this factor doesn’t occur subsequent time. So we’re saying that if there isn’t a justice, we are going to communicate to our authorized advisors in order that they advise us on what steps to take subsequent.”
The committee that probed the disturbances, months in the past, particularly named two deceased individuals and three others injured to profit from the compensation.
“The Committee recommends ample compensation for the households of two deceased individuals, particularly, Abdul Nasir Yusif and Murtala Suraj Mohammed.”
“Enough compensation should even be paid to different injured individuals particularly, Louis Ayikpa (20years), Awal Misbau (16 years), and Nasif Nuhu (30 years). These are the names recognized to the Committee”, the three member committee added as a part of its suggestions.
The one sanctions have been a suggestion for the elimination of the MCE for the realm, and maybe the switch of the Ejura Police Commander. There have been no sturdy suggestions for actions in opposition to the army personnel who fired the pictures or the Ashanti Regional Minister who known as within the army.
Within the case of the army, nonetheless, the Committee beneficial that it “opinions the actions of the part on the bottom, led by Lieutenant Martin Opoku Adusei, for the inappropriate use of power, and apply acceptable sanctions.”
However Abdulai Abubakar stated the household desires the individuals who killed their relative to be dropped at e book.
“We’ve got gone via the report, and it isn’t in our favour as a result of you may’t come and kill somebody’s relative and provides the household cash and say it’s okay. Because of this crime is continuous on this nation every single day as a result of we live in a system of impunity, that’s what we need to cease.”
“Our drawback shouldn’t be cash, so that you need to compensate us for what? All we wish is justice. We’re not going to speak any cash with out trial. Will our kinfolk come again to life if we take the cash?”